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My rise and fall

Author: Benito Mussolini; Richard Washburn Child; Max Ascoli; Richard Lamb
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Da Capo Press edView all editions and formats
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Here for the first time in one volume, are two rare autobiographical works by Benito Mussolini (1883-1945), founder of Fascism and Italian dictator for 21 years. The first volume (published in English in 1928 as My Autobiography) describes in the Duce's own inimitable voice his youth, years as an agitator and journalist, experiences in World War I (including his severe wounding), the formation and revolutionary
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945.
My rise and fall.
New York : Da Capo Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607125102
Named Person: Benito Mussolini; Benito Mussolini
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benito Mussolini; Richard Washburn Child; Max Ascoli; Richard Lamb
ISBN: 0306808641 9780306808647
OCLC Number: 40232305
Notes: Vol. 1 originally published: My autobiography. New York, 1928; v. 2 originally published: The fall of Mussolini : his own story. New York, 1948.
Vol. 2 translation of Il Tempo del bastone e della carota.
Description: 2 volumes in 1 (xxx, xv, 318, 212 pages) : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: V. 1. My rise --
v. 2. My fall.
Responsibility: by Benito Mussolini ; foreword to Volume I by Richard Washburn Child ; Volume II edited, with a preface, by Max Ascoli ; new introduction by Richard Lamb.
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